2019 MCC Professional Development Conference

Annually, MCC hosts a professional development day in January that will focus on area of interest to our members, including employer relations, internships, student employment, counseling, and administrative work.

Attendees will hear from thoughtful keynote speakers, followed by concurrent sessions from their peers discussing issues and ideas to advance the industry.


The 2019 MCC Professional Development Conference is scheduled for Friday, January 11, 2019.



Call for Proposals

The Maryland Career Consortium is currently seeking presentations for the 2019 Professional Development Conference. Two types of presentation formats will be accepted: Speed Learning and Roundtable Discussions.

Speed Learning sessions will be a 20 minute, typical presentation format with the option to use A/V if requested. You will be asked to provide a short description of the presentation content, your approach, and what the key takeaways are.

Roundtable Discussions will be a 30 minute facilitation of a group discussion around a specific topic. This is not a presentation format. The MCC Planning Committee is seeking facilitators for the following topics:

  • Working with First-Generation Students
  • Working with First-Year Students
  • Career Communities
  • Working with Faculty
  • Working with Alumni/Mentoring
  • Career-Readiness Competencies
  • Marketing/Social Media
  • Other

You will be asked to share your training/experience that contribute to your qualifications to lead the discussion.

The deadline to submit a proposal is Friday, November 16, 2018.




The 2019 MCC Professional Development Conference is scheduled for Friday, January 11, 2019. MCC members and non-members are invited to register for this 1 day conference to hear from the keynote speaker and attend speed learning and roundtable discussions.

Registration for MCC Members is free. Non-MCC members are $75.00 per person.

The deadline to register is Friday, January 4, 2019.

Registration will be opening soon!